Wasilla Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. What others say: Legislature's unwillingness to engage public a symptom of partisanshipRead the original story

    May 18, 2015 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... After public comment closed on the state operating budget, Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, and Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, moved to reduce education formula funding by 4 percent, introducing an unexpected funding gap of about $47.5 million in state ...

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  2. Softball team raises money for cancer, whips KodiakRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Homer News

    ... am," said Mariner Head Coach Bill Bell. Both Varsity and JV squads are travelling to the Valley this weekend to play Wasilla, Colony and Palmer, returning to play Kenai in their conference game on May 26.

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  3. Legislator proposes big changes to sexual abuse bill, drawing objectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Advocates and lawmakers from across the political spectrum are objecting to a move by Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, to make broad changes to a sexual abuse education and prevention bill that Gov. Bill Walker has asked the Alaska Legislature to pass during its special session. House Bill 44, sponsored by Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, would have required school districts to give students information about sexual abuse and dating violence, with an emphasis on prevention and awareness.

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  4. Wasilla cartoonist brings 'Moose the Movie' showing to HomerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Sooo, there's this half-man, half-moose, and a kid in a tin hat, some squirrel hunters, an overly aggressive redneck and his overly chilled-out brother, a troupe of mimes and a mountain pirate who is plenty piratey, but lives inland due to his probable fear of the water. Oh, and a Wasilla cartoonist who decides to become a moviemaker and create a supernatural creature feature/slash/comedy for DVD release that is now so popular it's being shown in movie theaters across Alaska and the Lower 48. That last part is real.

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  5. MomentumLIZARD BRAINSRead the original story

    May 18, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... "turkey" might be the best way to describe Gov. Sarah Palin. The former Republican VP nominee, at home in Wasilla, Alaska, went to the Triple-D farm on Thursday, accompanied by a willing press corps. There, she declared, apparently in all sincerity ...

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  6. Washington WhirlATTORNEY for Blago's Brother Goes on the RecordRead the original story

    May 17, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... was linked to a rumored federal investigation of Palin in connection with the construction of a sports complex in Wasilla, Alaska, a community of 7,000 where Palin was mayor from 1996 to 2002. Palin had pushed for construction of the complex as ...

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  7. Late game heroics give Wasilla baseball win over SoHiRead the original story

    May 16, 2015 | Peninsula Clarion

    With his team holding a slim 2-1 lead at the top of the seventh and final inning Friday evening at the Soldotna Little League fields, Soldotna baseball coach Robb Quelland had flashbacks of Tuesday's game against Homer running through his mind. However, unlike the win against Homer, the Stars were unable to pull out the win, falling to the Wasilla Warriors in a 3-2 loss.

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  8. Alaska towns, campuses and utilities recognized by Arbor Day FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | DNR Public Notices

    ... reducing runoff and flooding, countering climate change, and supporting retail activity. Anchorage, Juneau, Sitka, Wasilla, the Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Fort Wainwright and Eielson Air Force Base have been ...

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  9. Jeff Lowenfels: In the unending war with dandelions, a d tenteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Just don't spray things in the air in Anchorage that can be detected by people who don't want it all the way out in Wasilla. That is not your right. Nor should you be able to contaminate well water. Others are gnashing teeth because you demand a ...

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  10. Area disc golfer wins Shorebird ShowdownRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Homer News

    ... Miller of Homer, Dominic Plasencia of Girdwood, and James Beckner of Anchorage. Sixteen-year-old Aaron Merideth of Wasilla finished first in the advanced am- ateur division, Stein Christopher of Homer finished first in the intermediate division, ...

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  11. Senior center in Houston suddenly shuts doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    A facility that served as a hub for seniors in the Alaska community of Houston since the late 1980s suddenly shut its doors this week without notifying state officials as required. Mid-Valley Senior Center also provided home meal delivery services to dozens of seniors in the spread-out but growing community scattered along the Parks Highway between Wasilla and Willow.

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  12. Local Insurance Group Brings Attention to Alaska Dog & Puppy...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... off at the agency's two locations, at 401 E. Fireweed Ln #200, Anchorage, AK 99503 or 165 E. Parks Hwy, #104, Wasilla, AK 99654 Devery Prince Agency is employing its social media channels, email and text message communications in the campaign, and ...

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  13. Two high school students named 2015 US Presidential ScholarsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | KIMO

    The US Presidential scholar is one of the nation's top academic awards for high school seniors. One recipient from Wasilla, Alaska is Ariel Hasse.

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  14. Mat-Su Assembly Members Offer Twelve Budget AmendmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | KTNA

    ... committee. Beck also submitted an amendment re-establishing municipal block grants for the cities of Palmer, Wasilla, and Houston, totaling about $120,000. Beck's other two amendments would provide a $90,000 planning grant to the City of Wasilla and ...

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  15. Troopers say body of missing Wisconsin man found in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | APRN

    ... ger traveled to Alaska last summer. Family members last heard from him in early August when he visited a relative in Wasilla. His travel was then traced to Fairbanks, where he returned his rental car a few days later.

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  16. High-speed chase ends with suspect stuck in mud near WasillaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Wasilla man was arrested Saturday for leading authorities on a high-speed chase down Knik-Goose Bay Road before attempting an offroad escape and getting stuck in a mud puddle, according to Alaska State Troopers. In an online dispatch, troopers said they tried to contact 27-year-old Wyatt Metro for a felony warrant on vehicle theft charges at an address in Wasilla Saturday around 5:30 p.m. Metro failed to pull over and led officers through neighborhoods at "excessive rates of speed" before heading west down Knik-Goose Bay Road, the dispatch said.

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  17. Recovering addict finds a friend in pharmacist who busted herRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... have imagined sharing this moment in 2012, when she was behind the counter at the Three Bears pharmacy on the Palmer-Wasilla Highway. It was then she first encountered Adcock, picking up a called-in prescription from an Anchorage doctor for a large ...

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  18. Wasilla Scholar Garners Presidential RecognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | APRN

    Wasilla high school student Ariel Hasse has been named a 2015 Presidential Scholar. The seventeen year old has her sights set on a science career.a "I want to be a physicist, well, I suppose I should say I want to study physics and physics is something I am very interested in, particularly quantum mechanics and theoretical physics and bridging the gap between general relativity and string theory."

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  19. State funding for Southeast boarding school preservedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... came up as the House Finance Subcommittee discussed education cuts. The conversation , led by Rep. Lynn Gattis (R-Wasilla), was about how much the school cost the state. As Brady put it, the underlying question for many teachers and students was ...

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  20. Washington WhirlATTORNEY for Blago's Brother Goes on the RecordRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... was linked to a rumored federal investigation of Palin in connection with the construction of a sports complex in Wasilla, Alaska, a community of 7,000 where Palin was mayor from 1996 to 2002. Palin had pushed for construction of the complex as ...

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